How one startup is helping Nebraska’s overcrowded prisons with inmate education

How one startup is helping Nebraska’s overcrowded..

On Wednesday, the Nebraska chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit to put an end to the human rights crisis in Nebraska’s...


$100M would be price to bring back Midwest Airlines and chocolate chip cookies

$100M would be price to bring back..

Two investors, including a former employee of the company, are trying to bring back Midwest Airlines, a company that treated all of its passengers as first...


Ohio State University develops chip that can heal organs, brain injuries in a flash

Ohio State University develops chip that can..

In 1928, Alexander Fleming introduced the world to Penicillin, a discovery that saved countless lives and to this day is often regarded as one of the greatest breakthroughs of...


Indiana’s Purdue University partners with India’s Infosys in public-private collaborative model for innovation

Indiana’s Purdue University partners with India’s Infosys..

Today, in a joint effort to drive innovation, Purdue University and Infosys Ltd. announced a partnership whereby the university will train 10,000 individuals that the Indian tech giant intends...


University of North Dakota chasing un-altered reality in space

University of North Dakota chasing un-altered reality..

In the midst of endless hype over augmented and virtual reality (of which I too find myself guilty), researchers at the University of North Dakota (UND) are busy exploring...


Midwestern tech and startups to help you live off the grid

Midwestern tech and startups to help you..

Dazzling, shiny and trendy: characteristics so ubiquitous in every tech product today that you could easily forget technology is, in essence, a survival tool made with thunder-infused...


Tech being used to prevent harmful algal blooms in Midwest

Tech being used to prevent harmful algal..

The Midwest may be out of the reach of rising sea levels, but it’s not beyond the reach of global warming...


Wisconsin startup promotes local growth by connecting businesses and freelancers

Wisconsin startup promotes local growth by connecting..

Take it from a writer: finding a job is not always an easy task — especially when you are a...


The economic benefits of expanding broadband coverage in Ohio: study

The economic benefits of expanding broadband coverage..

A recent study from Ohio State University analyzed the the state’s connectivity in terms of high-speed broadband service, and found that expanding coverage to rural areas would reap positive...


Iowa startup raises $2 million for surgical robotics development

Iowa startup raises $2 million for surgical..

Iowa based startup iotaMotion today announced they have raised $2 million to begin development on surgical precision...